Translation of "sweet" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /swiːt/

[ C ] UK (US candy) a small piece of sweet food, made of sugar

She bought a packet of sweets to suck on the journey. 她买了一包糖果在路上吃。

[ C ] US any food with a lot of sugar in it


[ C or U ] UK sweet food eaten at the end of a meal

There was only one sweet on the menu - chocolate cake with cream. 菜单上只有一种甜点——巧克力奶油蛋糕。

(Translation of “sweet noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)